Nature In Lights

Date: Nov 17 - Jan 7

Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area (BLORA) - N Nolan Road and Cottage Road Fort Hood, Texas 76544 United States Google Map

Open to All Nightly 5:30 - 11 p.m.
Open Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Christmas
A Fort Hood Holiday Tradition: five-and-a-half mile holiday lights attraction at BLORA your entire Family can enjoy!

Proudly Sponsored by

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USAA • Texas Boat World • Fort Hood Sentinel • Cleo Bay Honda • Killeen ISD
Temple Bottling • Coca-Cola • Exchange • Texas A&M University Central Texas
Belton ISD • First Command • Lamar Advertising • All American Chevrolet
Budget Blinds • Heart O' Texas Federal Credit Union • Union State Bank
Chick Fil A- Killeen • IHG • Jack Hilliard Distributing- Budweiser
Lone Star Grading & Materials • The Carlson Law Firm • Summer Fun Water Park
American Hearing Center • Tanner Roofing • Encore Landing Apartment Homes

Sponsorship does not imply endorsement

Enjoy and don’t forget to share your pictures with Us!
@forthoodfmwr or @fort_hood_mwr

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Santa’s Village

5:30 - 11pm
Located in Live Oak Pavilion, part way through the park. Stop in to enjoy Hot Coco, Holiday treats, novelties, & pictures with Santa and more!

  • Friday - Sunday (Nov 17, 18 & 19)
  • Thurs - Sun (Nov 23 - Dec 10)
  • Nightly (Dec 14 - Dec 24)

Fill out our survey for your chance to win a 43’ TV or 2 nights cottage stay at BLORA. Win it for yourself or give it as a gift to someone else.

  • Nov 17 - Nov 30, Drawing Held Dec 1 (One survey per family.)
  • Monday through Wednesday receive the 10th edition Nature in Lights Ornament (While supplies last.)

Santa's Depot

5:30 - 11pm

  • Friday - Sunday (Nov 17, 18 & 19)
  • Thursday - Sunday (Nov 23 - Dec 10)
  • Nightly (Dec 14 - Dec 25)

Located in the parking lot of the marina cove. Hop aboard for an exclusive trail of lights on the train and enjoy pony rides & concessions under the stars. $5 per adult or $3 per child ages 11 & under (lap children, ride free)

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How To Get Here

From Fort Hood
Clear Creek Rd or TJ Mills Blvd to Old Ironsides Ave., Turn right on to Old Ironsides Ave., Turn left on to Martin Dr/East Range Rd., Turn right on to North Nolan Rd. for 10 miles, Turn left on Cottage Rd.

Killeen / Copperas Cove
Hwy 190 to WS Young North to Rancier Ave., Turn right on to Rancier Ave/FM 439., Turn left on Sparta Rd., Turn right on Cottage Rd.Temple / Belton
Interstate 35 exit Hwy 190 West, Exit Loop 121 North, Turn left on to Sparta Rd., Turn right on Cottage Rd.

Cost

  • Car, Mini-Van & Pick-Up - $15
  • 15 – Passenger Van, Limos & RVs - $30
  • 24 – Passenger Van - $50
  • 47 – Passenger Van or Larger Bus - $75

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